As our Bridge group continues to grow and develop , exciting new opportunities are being created. Don't miss this chance to join our group of industry leaders focused on building the best team! Reporting to the Bridge Division Manager/Project Manager and/or Superintendent, as Project Coordinator , liaises between the parties; responsible for coordinating project operations including people, equipment and materials required to complete each project on time and on budget. As Estimator , contributes to the goals and profits of the company by accurately estimating the costs of potential projects within specifications and market value resulting in obtaining profitable construction contracts.

Duties & Responsibilities:


  • Working with the Project Manager and Superintendent, plans and manages the implementation of contracts to meet or exceed the expectations and specifications/standards set, within or below costs and time lines;
  • Working closely with the Superintendent, owner, consultants, trade contractors, inspectors and regulatory agencies to prepare and execute project plans;
  • Responsible for project documentation including contracts, change orders, correspondence and filing of documents, drawings, etc.;
  • Drafts meeting minutes and correspondence;
  • Coordinates flow of information between departments and stakeholders;
  • Works closely with the Superintendent and decision makers to identify, recommend, develop, implement and support cost-effect project delivery;
  • Coordinates project administration, safety program compliance, maintaining excellent working relationships with employees, engineers, the owner, support services and anyone else involved in the project completion;
  • Supports foremen and crews to ensure timely and accurate communication of all information/documentation;
  • Assists with monitoring cost and quality control during construction;
  • Develop and maintain a current knowledge of new and emerging industry trends, technology, equipment and techniques;
  • Assists to identify and implement efficiencies and cost reductions. Review process improvement suggestions, implement and share viable ones;
  • Project administration including pricing change orders, tracking requests for information and review drawings.


  • Assess and provide accurate cost estimates and required documentation to obtain profitable construction/maintenance contracts, responding to business leads, or responding to requests for tender;
  • Review projects, analyzing and documenting estimated vs. actual costs, and the whole job – what was done, when, how, why. Use this data for estimating work/projects;
  • Plan short and long term work/projects with the division team;
  • Work with management to develop annual target business strategies;
  • Work with superintendents in management of projects including planning and organizing the crews and equipment, overseeing the work, and managing the client relationships;
  • Prepare progress reports and invoices for work completed;
  • Develop a client base by prospecting for new clients, checking newspapers for tender calls, and/or building relationships with present clients, promoting the company and its services, negotiating and entering into construction project contracts;
  • Review contracts concerning insurance and bonding; order bonding;
  • Promote teamwork and morale;
  • Ensure timely and accurate communication of all information/documentation;
  • Identify and implement efficiencies, process improvements and ways to save money.

You will have the following qualifications:

  • CET designation or diploma or degree in Civil Engineering
  • Working knowledge of Alberta Transportation and Saskatchewan Highways bridge specifications
  • Ability to read blue prints and drawings
  • Training in project management with excellent computer skills
A combination of education and experience will be considered If you are a team player with excellent interpersonal skills, who continually strives to improve all areas, and have the ability to organize and plan projects, we want to hear from you! Let’s discuss how we can help you take the next step in your career. This position will be based out of our Nisku AB facility, however travel to remote areas will be required. This is a full-time hourly position.


We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted.
Applications Closing: 30/11/2017

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